Keynote Speakers

  • Gitte P. Aabo, MBA
  • President and Chief Executive Officer , LEO Pharma A/S
  • Brenton L. Saunders, MBA, JD
  • Chief Executive Officer and President , Allergan plc

Speakers and Panelists

  • Paul L. Berns
  • President and Chief Executive Officer , Anacor Pharmaceuticals
  • Mark Bussard, MD, MBA
  • Managing Director , Rock Springs Capital
  • Stephen W. Clark
  • President, CEO, and Co-Founder , Clark Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • Jim DiBiasi
  • Partner , 3D Communications
  • Jenny Kim, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Associate Professor , David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
  • Associate Director , UCLA Aesthetic Dermatology Service
  • Chief of Dermatology , Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
  • Tomas Kiselak
  • Managing Director , RA Capital Management, LLC
  • Keith R. Leonard, Jr., MBA
  • Co-Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer , KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals
  • Nancy McGee, JD, DrPH, MPH
  • Executive Vice President , Avalere Health
  • Anthony E. Oro, MD, PhD, DABD
  • Professor of Dermatology , Stanford University
  • Michael D. Rosenblum, MD, PhD, DABD
  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology , University of California, San Francisco
  • David Steinberg, MBA
  • Managing Director & Senior Research Analyst , Jefferies
  • Diane Stroehmann, MS, RAC
  • Former Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance and Research Compliance , Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Patricia Walker, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • President and Chief Scientific Officer , Brickell Biotech
  • Eduardo Sanchiz Yrazu, MBA
  • Chief Executive Officer , Almirall

The mission of the Dermatology Summit is to build a community of people who are excited about innovation in dermatology.

This conference uniquely brings together members of the financial community and business leaders from established and emerging companies in the dermatology space to help foster investment and partnerships in the next generation of dermatology companies and products.

State of the Industry Discussion
Industry Panel Discussions
Entrepreneurial Company Showcase

Advancing Innovation in Dermatology, Inc. is a registered IRS 501(c)(3) organization designated as a public charity in the United States.